Sun City continues to put South Africa on the map. The popular destination has been named Africa’s Leading Family Resort by the World Travel Awards.

The resort, which is located in the North West, beat 17 other nominees.

This is the eighth time that the resort has received the honour. The World Travel Awards rewards leaders in the tourism, airline, hotel and hospitality sectors. 

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Other awards that the resort has won in previous years include; Africa’s Leading Casino Resort, Africa’s Leading Resort, South Africa’s Leading Resort, Africa’s Leading Conference Hotel and Africa’s Leading Family Resort.

Speaking about the award, Sun City general manager Brett Hoppé told The South African: “Sun City is an experience for all ages, whether you are active and sporty, adventurous, hooked on nature or just enjoy relaxing by the pool. Sun City is truly a world within a city, suitable for families, couples or friends. The resort boasts four hotels, over 30 eateries, an award-winning spa and a range of kids’ activities. Each hotel has its own individual character, restaurants and ambience.

“According to the World Travel Awards, the dominant trend among travelers is for extra indulgence and a determination to book only with the very best. As a winner in the 2021 World Travel Awards, Sun City is proud to be among the ultimate global hallmark of tourism quality, and we hope that this accolade will mean that we attract even more guests to enjoy all we have to offer.”

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